Berklee City Music

Berklee City Music Network® is a consortium of over 40 community organizations across the United States and Canada committed to delivering high-quality contemporary music instruction to youth from underserved communities.

The network consists of out-of-schooltime programs that receive access to the Berklee PULSE Music Method®, as well as other resources and support from Berklee College of Music. 

Sights and Sounds


Check out the 2016 City Music Scholarship Concert, hosted by Sinbad.

City Music Network student Micah Graves covers Victor Young's 'Beautiful Love' as part of the popular Dean’s Set List series.

Relive the 2015 Berklee City Music Summit Master Class, sponsored by House of Blues Music Forward Foundation.

Student Profiles

Paolo Santos


Paolo Santos

"Because of Berklee City Music, I was able to go to Berklee during the summer, and while there I was able to meet people who I never would've ever met before."

Lizzie Zink


Lizzie Zink

“The tools I learned at my City Music Network site not only prepared me for the academic study of music at Berklee, but also taught me how to be a more well-rounded individual."

Masha J. Davey


Masha Davey

“Because of City Music, I can finally see my dreams turn into reality.”

Ricky Persaud Jr.


Ricky Persaud, Jr.

“Because of City Music, I am able to attend and study at my dream college, Berklee College of Music.”